- Published: 29 April 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (April 28, 2019) Newly appointed Minister of State, Mrs. Dawn Hastings- Williams, today, hosted a community meeting at the Philadelphia Primary School, East Bank Essequibo, Essequibo Islands- West Demerara (Region Three) where she announced that the Government has budgeted $69M…
- Published: 05 April 2019
The Guyana Wildlife Conservation and Management Commission (GWCMC) has noted a recent rise in the sightings of and attacks by wildcats in communities across Guyana. In this regard, the Commission wishes to advise members of the public of the following in the event a sighting or an attack takes…
- Published: 26 April 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (April 25, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, commissioned a spanking new $32 million sub-office for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Whim, East Berbice-Corentyne (Region Six). The office marks the first sub-office for the agency and the first…
- Published: 29 March 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (March 29, 2019) The Ministry of the Presidency condemns and rejects as deliberately false and misleading, articles relating to Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, published by INews Guyana and Guyana Times, which misquote the Minister’s response to a question…
- Published: 21 April 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (April 21, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, pledged Government’s continued support to raise the profile of the annual Bartica Regatta and transform it into a truly national event.
Minister Harmon, who was at the time delivering remarks at the…
- Published: 28 March 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (March 28, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, received a courtesy call from newly-accredited United States Ambassador to Guyana, Mrs. Sarah-Ann Lynch at his office at the Ministry of the Presidency.
During the meeting, Minister Harmon welcomed Ambassador…
- Published: 18 April 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (April 18, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon, this afternoon, distributed over 200 kites to children from the villages of Beterverwagting (BV) and Agricola encouraging them to participate fully in the celebration of Easter.
The distribution was done at the…
- Published: 28 March 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (March 28, 2019) As the risks of natural and man-made disasters increase globally, the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), today, reconstituted its Disaster Risk Reduction Coordination Platform (NDRRCP), which has been non-functional for almost two years. The Platform is…
- Published: 17 April 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (April 17, 2019) Minister of State, Mr. Joseph Harmon and Minister of Public Affairs, Mrs. Dawn Hastings-Williams, who were in Tain, East Berbice- Corentyne (Region Six) for the ‘Government to the People’ initiative yesterday, met with residents of Albion,…
- Published: 27 March 2019
Georgetown, Guyana – (March 27, 2019) Guyanese turned out in their numbers to interact with public officials and access important public services, as Government hosted yet another successful Public Day exercise, today, at the Square of the Revolution in Georgetown.
Over 22 Government…
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Minister of State
Mr. Joseph Harmon, MP.
Joseph Harmon sworn in as Minister of Stateof the Ministry of the Presidency.
APNU Shadow Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure
Mr. Joseph Harmon, MP, was born and raised in the West Demerara village of Pouderoyen and completed his schooling on the West Demerara before qualifying to do his ‘A‘ Levels at Queen‘s College. However, because of his circumstances he was unable to take up the opportunity and instead was forced to find employment. He worked for about a year in the Geddes Grant motor sales department before enlisting for the Officer Cadet course in the Guyana Defence Force, where he rose from the rank of Second Lieutenant following his graduation, to Lieutenant Colonel at the time of his retirement.